Eclectic

Tonight The Echo Chamber commemorated the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. – featuring the “I Have A Dream” speech as well as parts of the “A Knock At Midnight” sermon. Also tonight we celebrated the second inauguration of Barack Obama, and included the oath of office, plus bits from the inaugural address. But of course, it was the great music which fit the theme and really made the show… This included tracks like KnowledgeBorn07’s “Overcome”, Black Roots’ “Struggle Dub”, Keith Hudson’s “National Anthem (Dub)”, Daddy Roots’ “We Shall Overcome”, Human Digital’s “Trouble Ahead”, Dubkasm’s “Biblical Dub”, Louie Kulcha’s “How Long Dub”, “Oppressor Version” from The Steady Ups vs. Doctor Echo, Johnny Osbourne’s “Truth and Rights”, and tracks from the “MLK Dub” album on the Xterminator label. Also tonight, recent releases from Dubor & the Duborians, Yabass Yaba Radics, Sorian, Profit, Downtown Beat, Empresarios, Ras Bruno, and Sly & Robbie.

No Wave and punk New York and Minneapolis late ’70s – early ’80s honoring the life and music of Steve Kramer (The Wallets, James Chance and the Contortions). During the 2nd hour, Sean Anonymous broke out exclusive hot off the press “Brick by Brick” single in advance of his Jan. 24 Birthday Bash at the Triple Rock Social Club!

Gulliver’s Way, Part 2 – Several people with accents are ordered around by Mrs. Gulliver, who has an idea about how everything should be done, and she’s determined that everyone will do it that way. Obtained from the archives of KUOM radio at the University of Minnesota, though likely produced at the WHA at the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Short subjects from the Iowa Radio Project and Yuri Rasovsky’s 2000X series.

DJ Musically Rich host his third of four Tempospheres in a row! Tune in this Saturday to find out how he takes off into the Temposphere this week!

Miguel Vargas flies the Jet on tonight’s program!

Christine Stark talks about her book, “Nickels, a tale of dissociation.”

We have DJs Miguel Vargas & Brandon Allday spinning the cuts, and we joined by Maria Isa & Adriana Rimpel of Malamanyato discuss the The Latina Ritual Project and the upcoming show at the The Cedar Cultural Center on Sun, Jan. 20.

Mideast flavored jazz from Omer Avital and friends. Also a new release from Rupa & the April Fishes & preview of Fatoumata Diawara & Ballake’ Sissoko visits from Mali.

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